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My heart is beating fast when i'm play video games, is this bad?

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Dr. Asaf Presente
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Normal reaction

If a person is excited or engaged in what they are doing (whether it is video games or anything else) their heart rate and blood pressure will go up.
This is a normal reaction - feeling lightheaded is not normal and should be looked into. And don't forget to use some "game" time to play real games or do something active - exercise is important for good health (and anything is better than nothing).

In brief: Normal reaction

If a person is excited or engaged in what they are doing (whether it is video games or anything else) their heart rate and blood pressure will go up.
This is a normal reaction - feeling lightheaded is not normal and should be looked into. And don't forget to use some "game" time to play real games or do something active - exercise is important for good health (and anything is better than nothing).
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